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The effect of social media on teens

by Elena Collado, Staff Writer May 31, 2023

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Unknown Territory

by Stella Traphagen, Sports Editor April 27, 2023

All throughout high school, we handled deadlines on deadlines. It consumed us…checking our Schoology calendars, making sure assignments were due at 11:59 PM and not the morning of. Here we are now and...

Shopping for a Dress? More like Shopping for Stress

by Stella Traphagen, Sports Editor March 29, 2023

  As soon as March hits, juniors and seniors scour in search of their prom dresses. The rush of running through the store, so many colors, fabrics and styles to see. When all of a sudden, the most...

Word of the Year!

by Olivia Berard, Copy Editor December 22, 2022

A toss up of words could describe this year for me: mediocre, quick, full. But the word that Merriam-Webster deemed to fully summarize this year is “gaslight”. The word holds a grim undertone in media...

Every Comeback Starts With a Setback

by James Stewart, Staff Writer May 18, 2020

On a hot, muggy August morning, the Glen Rock High School Varsity football team grabbed the monstrous water coolers, the hefty med kit, and their brand new cleats, and trotted out to the field for another...

What do students think about their first week of online learning?

by The Glen Echo March 20, 2020

*Some students have chosen to remain anonymous for personal privacy.  Highlights: Describe your experience in online classes over the first week of distance learning. “It’s very lonely. I...

What do students think about the proposed restructuring?

by The Glen Echo March 10, 2020

Grace Huisking, 12 - “We should probably have two principals, because I want my principal to know my name.” Sarina Trivedi, 10 -  “6th graders are not going to feel comfortable going to a brand...

Students in the Concert Choir perform as the finale of the Winter Concert.

Students perform at winter concert

by Abby Stern, Staff Writer December 20, 2019

Over 150 students participated in the winter concert on Wednesday, Dec. 11.  Students in the band, orchestra, and choirs showcased their talents to a large audience of parents, teachers, students, and...

The first-ever mindful breathing session took place on Oct. 24. The session saw no students but English teacher Randi Metsch-Ampel sees success in the future for these sessions.

Mindful breathing to counter student stress

by Ryan Hornish, Assistant to the Editorial Board November 13, 2019

Starting Tuesdays and Thursdays during lunch, ten-minute mindful breathing Sessions will be held for students feeling overwhelmed from school and extracurriculars. These sessions will take place during...

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